Posted on Monday, March 23, 2020 12:30 PM
Collaborative efforts are being made across the City of Oshawa and Durham Region to support our friends and neighbours who are most vulnerable to the threat of COVID-19.
“Oshawa is a caring, kind, compassionate and generous community. These extraordinary circumstances are calling on all of us to do our part, support one another and help where we can. Let us be the best we can be as we face this together,” said Oshawa Mayor Dan Carter.
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Posted on Saturday, March 21, 2020 09:45 AM
Community members are advised that Oshawa Fire Services is implementing a fire ban for burn permits. All open air burning permits are suspended until further notice and are prohibited under City of Oshawa By-law #73-2012.
The ban is effective immediately and no permits will be issued during this time. Those not complying with the ban may be subjected to fines as identified in By-law #73-2012.
Residents are reminded that according to the City’s open air burning by-law (#73-2012),...
Posted on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 01:00 PM
In response to the Province of Ontario declaring a state of emergency to help combat the spread of COVID-19, the City of Oshawa has taken additional measures and cancelled Council and other Committee meetings up until April 5.
At this time, cancellations and closures as outlined below are in effect until April 5. The City is closely monitoring developments and reassessing closures and programming on a daily basis. For the latest updates on City closures, meeting cancellations and changes to programming,...
COVID-19 Update 2: City Hall, Animal Services closed to the public; Service Oshawa available online and over the telephone during business hours
Posted on Monday, March 16, 2020 02:30 PM
Further to temporary preventative measures taken on Friday, March 13 and the closure of community and recreation facilities and programs, the City of Oshawa is now advising of the closure of City Hall and Oshawa Animal Services to the public.
At this time, these closures and cancellations are in effect until April 5. The City is closely monitoring developments and reassessing closures and programming on a daily basis. For the latest updates on City closures and changes to programming, visit www.oshawa.ca/coronavirus.
COVID-19 Update: Oshawa cancels March Break Camps and temporarily closes community and recreation facilities
Posted on Friday, March 13, 2020 06:15 PM
The City of Oshawa is closely monitoring developments and updates about the COVID-19 virus from government health officials. The safety, health and well-being of our community members and staff is a top priority.
In support of the government’s efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19, City Council has approved the following temporary measures.
In support of the provincial government’s temporary closure of public schools, the following facilities are closed to the public for a three-week...